Jose Mourinho has issued a new warning to young Romelu Lukaku, stating that he is in charge of the Belgian's future.
This season the 20-year-old striker has been on-loan at Everton, and has scored eight goals in nine games for the Toffees, stating that he is happy at the club.
However, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, has responded by saying he is in charge of Lukaku's future at Chelsea.
"Maybe there is a new rule in football where when the season finishes, every player can decide their own future."
Chelsea's strikers have struggled to find form this season and with Samuel Eto'o out injured and Fernando Torres not scoring enough, it seems Lukaku is the solution to the London team's problems.
But after Lukaku's recent game against Stoke City, the Belgian came out and stated that he was happy to stay at Everton, however, the 50-year-old has insisted Lukaku has no say in where his future lies.
Lukaku's quotes originally inspired Mourinho to challenge the youngster in to telling reporters the truth behind his loan move to Everton.
Before Chelsea's game with Southampton, Mourinho said: "That's the only thing he never says to me. And my last contact with him was to tell him exactly that. Why do never say why you are not here? So that is something he should talk about, because he likes to speak."
Mourinho continued: "It's something he should say. Why he's not at Chelsea but with Everton."
Lukaku's loan move occurred after the striker missed a penalty against Bayern Munich in the European Super Cup final, and since then the former West Brom striker has played ten times for the west London team and hasn't scored a goal.
But Lukaku has stated he will decide at the end of the season where his future lies.
"I miss European football a lot. I have to work hard and see what the best decision is for me at the end of the season. I wouldn't mind staying a second season with Everton."
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